Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Chelsea Goodacre
Chelsea Goodacre


Temecula, Calif.

High School:
Temecula Valley






Bruins Power Way Past Arizona

Five home runs from UCLA in the first three innings overwhelmed Arizona early on, as the Wildcats fell to the Bruins, 13-3, to even the series at one game apiece.


Cats Walk Off in Extras

Hallie Wilson hit a three-run walkoff home run in the bottom of the tenth to help Arizona secure its 18th victory at home this season.


UO's Four-Run Sixth Dooms Cats

Oregon scored four runs in the sixth inning to beat Arizona 5-3 in game one of the three game series


Cats and Ducks Meet for Three

Arizona heads to Eugene to meet seventh-ranked Oregon in a three game series Friday-Sunday


Cats Split with New Mexico State

Arizona and New Mexico State split Tuesday's doubleheader at the New Mexico State Softball Complex

2012: A Pac-12 all-Freshman honorable mention selection ... Started 54 games, 22 at catcher, 32 as the designated player ... Clouted eight home runs in her freshman campaign ... Batted .252 while slugging .449 ... Batted in 24 runs on the year ... Notched two, two-homer games on the season; Oklahoma State (2/24) and Notre Dame (5/20) ... Scored 17 runs on the season including a five-game run-scored streak from 4/18-4/29 ... Had a season-best three hits in Arizona's 8-3 victory over top-ranked California (4/14) ... Slugged .647 at the Cathedral City Classic. The freshman hit home runs in consecutive at-bats against Oklahoma State, a game in which she notched a career-high three RBI ... Tucson Regional: Hit two home runs against Notre Dame in the regional finale ... Went 3-for-10 (.300) with three RBI and four runs scored while starting all three games at designated hitter ... Norman Super Regional: Did not record a hit in six at-bats against the Sooners ... Notched six putouts as the team's catcher in game one.

High School: A member of the 2010-11 USA Jr. National Team ... Earned four letters at Temecula Valley High School in Temecula, Calif., under Coach Bud Kane ... An all-state selection as a senior, first-team all-California ... First-team all-conference choice her sophomore and senior seasons, second-team her freshman and junior years ... Riverside County All Star Team member as a senior ... Cited as all-area honorable mention as a sophomore ... Team captain and MVP as a senior ... Led the team in RBI her freshman, sophomore and senior seasons ... Was named defensive MVP as a freshman and offensive MVP as a sophomore to go along with her team MVP award as a senior ... A scholar athlete all four years ... Her senior year, batted .413 with 9 home runs, 33 RBI, .494 OBP and .867 slugging percentage ... CIF Division II state runner-up as a junior ... Team carried the highest GPA in Riverside County ... Chose Arizona over Fresno State and Stanford because, "of the tradition of the school, its tremendous academics and playing for Coach Candrea has always been a dream of mine. Arizona softball has a long history of making champions and winning championships and I have always wanted to be a part of that tradition. "

Personal: Born Chelsea Kathleen Goodacre in September, 1993 to Mark and Renee Goodacre ... Has one brother, Justin Del Mar (26) ... Father is the owner of American Freightways where mother is an accountant ... In her free time, enjoys hanging out with family and friends and practicing ... Major is undecided.

Career Honors: 2012 Pac-12 All-Freshman (Honorable Mention)

Career Single-Game Highs: Hits: 3, at California, Apr 14, 2012 Doubles: 1, 5 times Home runs: 2, vs Oklahoma State, Feb 24, 2012 ; at Notre Dame, May 20, 2012 Total bases: 8, vs Oklahoma State, Feb 24, 2012 ; at Notre Dame, May 20, 2012 RBI: 3, vs Oklahoma State, Feb 24, 2012 Runs scored: 2, vs Oklahoma State, Feb 24, 2012 ; North Dakota State, May 18, 2012 ; at Notre Dame, May 20, 2012 Walks: 2, Utah, Apr 10, 2012 Hit by pitch: 2, at Arizona State, Mar 25, 2012 Struck out: 2, vs Texas A&M, Feb 11, 2012 ; at Arizona State, Mar 23, 2012 ; Stanford, Mar 30, 2012 Sac flies: 1, vs Long Beach State, Feb 26, 2012 At bats: 4, 9 times Field chances: 11, vs Nebraska, Feb 10, 2012 Putouts: 11, vs Nebraska, Feb 10, 2012 Assists: 1, 5 times Runners CS: 1, New Mexico State, Mar 21, 2012 ; Stanford, Mar 30, 2012